By: Study Tips Today
Presentations Closing Practice - Now prepare and practice the closing of your presentation or talk. Choose one of the following options:
- If you have prepared an opening, now make a closing that matches your opening.
- If you have not prepared an opening, prepare a small talk about yourself that includes at least four of the following points: your name, your nationality, your major, academic subjects taken this semester, educational background in general, work experience, your hobbies and interests.
Below are some of things you could do in the closing of your talk.
Put them in the order from most important to least important.
- Conclude by restating the most important points you have made.
- Indicate areas for future research.
- Mention something you didn’t have time to include in your talk.
- Ask for questions.
- Make a recommendation.
- Leave the audience with a question to ponder.
- Show an interesting visual aid.
- Link back to something you mentioned in the opening.
- Sum up the main points.
- Thank the audience for their attention.
- Indicate that you are beginning the conclusion by saying "In conclusion" or "To sum up."
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